McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Elijah Seigel Parker

1. Barbour Co, WV; Death Certificate #12; WV Archives Web Site.
Seigel Eli Parker; age 74; born 9 Apr 1862 in WV; widowed; living at Rt2, Phillipi, WV; son of
William C. and Rebecca (Conway) Parker; died 31 Jan 1936 at Phillipi, WV; from chronic Bright's
(disease); with rheumatism and a failing heart; buried 3 Feb 1936 in Ice Cemetery, Barrackville,
WV; informant, Mrs. W.H. Burner, Phillipi, WV.


William Henry Hagerman

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 149; WV Archives Web Site.
William Henry Hagerman; age 22; born and living at Jolo, WV; single; married on 27 Nov 1954 at
Paynesville, WV; Rose Arline (sic, Irene) Paybe; age 18; born at Iaeger, WV; single; living at
Paynesville, WV; with consent of Martha Payne, mother of Rose Arline Payne, father deceased.
2. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"William Henry Hagerman, 81, of Raysal, WV, went to
be with the Lord Saturday, February 23, 2013 at
Buchanan General Hospital, surrounded by his loved
ones.
"Henry was born January 8, 1932, at Jolo, WV, to the
late Roosevelt and Louvicy Vance Hagerman. He was
a retired coal miner and a member of the UMWA,
District 17. He attended the Old Samariah Old
Regular Baptist Church regularly. He enjoyed riding
his four-wheeler, quilting, canning, and gardening.
"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death
by, his first wife Rose Irene Hagerman; seven sisters,
May Baker, Barbara Hagerman, Hazel Hagerman,
Lizzie Payne, Celia Bell Woody, Tennessee Woods,
and an infant sister, Alice Hagerman; three brothers,
Riley, Arvil, and Tommy R. Hagerman; a grandson,
Jacob Harvey Hagerman.
"Those left to cherish Henry's memory are, his wife
Frances Hagerman, of the home; two sons, Virgil
Hagerman and wife Anna of Salisbury, NC, Garson
Hagerman and wife Ginger of Paynesville, WV; one
daughter, Nila Estep and husband Ricky, of
Paynesville; two stepsons, Robert McIntosh, of
Statesville, NC, and Bill McIntosh, of Raysal; three
brothers, Theodore and wife Beatrice Hagerman of
Rockridge, Jimmy and wife Marie Hagerman of Yulee,
FL, and Perry and wife Nancy of Denton, NC; one
sister, Clara Ethel Hanshoe of Auburn, IN; eight
grandchildren Amanda Milam, John Hagerman,
Derrick Hagerman, Matthew Hagerman, T.J. Powell
all of Salisbury, NC, Martha Estep and James
Hagerman of Jolo, WV and five great grandchildren
and two step grandsons, Devyn and Kevyn McIntosh,
and a step granddaughter Addison McIntosh.
Funeral Services will be conducted Tuesday
February 26, 2013, at the Old Samariah Old Regular
Baptist Church in GroundHog, WV, near Jolo, WV, at
11 o'clock with Elder Phillip Estep, Elder Gary Estep
and Elder Jimmy Amos officiating. Burial will follow at
the Roosevelt Hagerman Cemetery at RockRidge,
near Paynesville WV..."


Amos R. "Pig" Bailey

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Amos R. "Pig" Bailey, 80, of Mohawk WV, passed
away Sunday February, 17, 2013, at the Pikeville
Area Medical Center following a long illness.
Pig was born March 4, 1932, in Mohawk WV; a son
of the late Elliott and Martha Blankenship Bailey. Pig
was a coal truck driver and a timber contractor. He
was of the Baptist faith.
"In addition to his parents Pig was preceded in death
by his wife Opal Hunt Bailey; three grandsons, Glen
Cline, Josh, and Brandon Bailey; three sisters, Birchie
Hatfield, Maxie Bailey and Lula Bailey; two brothers,
Craig and General Bailey.
"Survivors include two daughters, Joyce Vaught and
husband Charlie of Princeton WV and Darlene Bevins
and husband Leroy of Mohawk WV; seven sons
Thomas Bailey and wife Norm of Mohawk WV, David
Bailey of Mohawk , Dale Bailey and wife Donna of
Oceana, WV , Darrell Bailey and wife Peggy of
Mohawk, Timmy Bailey and wife Marlene of Panther,
WV, Terry Bailey of Mohawk , and Johnny Bailey and
wife Violet of Bolt, WV; two brothers Theodore Bailey
and wife Doris of Princeton, WV, and Truman Bailey
of Mohawk; two sisters Phyllis Bailey of Princeton
and Shelvie Lockhart of Mohawk; 15 grandchildren, 8
great grandchildren, 4 great-great grandchildren; one
special grandchild Little Opal Bailey of Mohawk; very
special caretaker, son-in-law Leroy Bevins.
"Funeral services will be conducted Thursday,
February 21, at 1 o clock, with Reverend Willie
Coleman, Reverend Michael Casey, and Reverend Hassell Rife and Reverend Larry Rife officiating at the
Panther Missionary Baptist Church, Panther WV.
Burial will follow at the Bailey Cemetery near Mohawk
WV..."


David Ray Bailey

1. Fanning Funeral Home, Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"David Ray Bailey, 59, of Mohawk, WV, passed away Tuesday, March 11 , 2014, at the McDowell Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Gary, WV.

"David was born in Iaeger, WV, January 29, 1955, a son of the late Amos and Opal Hunt Bailey. He was a member of the Little Zion Old Regular Baptist Church. He enjoyed going to church, working on break shoes, riding his 4x4 Kawasaki Mule, and he loved picking up pop cans.

"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one brother, Terry Lee Bailey, four nephews, Josh and Brandon Bailey, Glenn Cline and Jonathan Chad Bevins.

"Survivors include two sisters, Joyce Vaught and husband Charlie of Princeton, WV, and Darlene Bevins and husband Leroy of Mohawk, WV; and five brothers, Thomas Bailey and wife Norm of Mohawk, WV, Dale Bailey and wife Donna of Oceana, WV, Darrell Bailey and wife Peggy of Mohawk, WV, Timmy Bailey and wife Marlene of Panther, WV, and Johnny Bailey and wife Violet of Van, WV.

"Funeral services will be conducted Friday, March 14, 2014, at12 o’clock, with Elder Dallas Dotson, Elder Gary Estep and Elder Fred Bailey officiating at the Little Zion Old Regular Baptist Church at Greenbrier near Panther, WV. Burial will follow in the Bevins/Bailey Family Cemetery on the Right Fork of Bull Creek near Mohawk, WV...."


Terry Lee Bailey

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Terry Lee Bailey, 50, of Mohawk, WV, passed away Friday, October 4, 2013, at the Bower’s Hospice House in Beckley, WV.

"Terry was born April 5, 1963, in Welch, WV, a son of the late Amos and Opal Hunt Bailey. He was a truck driver and a heavy equipment operator in the coal industry. He enjoyed working in the garden and repairing lawn mowers and weed eaters.

"In addition to his parent he was preceded in death by three nephews, Josh Bailey, Brandon Bailey, and Glenn Cline.

"Survivors include one daughter, Opal Leann Bailey of Princeton, WV; two sons, Jason and Justin Bailey both of Stopover, KY; two sisters, Joyce Vaught and husband Charlie of Princeton, WV, and Darlene Bevins and husband Leroy of Mohawk, WV; and six brothers, Thomas Bailey and wife Norm, David Bailey, and Darrell Bailey and wife Peggy all of Mohawk, WV; Dale Bailey and wife Donna of Oceana, WV, Timmy Bailey and wife Marlene of Panther, WV, and Johnny Bailey and wife Violet of Bolt, WV.

"Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, October 6, 2013, at 1 o’clock, with Reverend Willie Coleman, Reverend Michael Casey and Reverend Hassell Riffe officiating at the Panther Missionary Baptist Church at Panther, WV. Burial will follow in the Bailey Cemetery on the Right Fork of Bull Creek near Mohawk, WV. .."


Theodore Gennings Bailey

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 209A;
Family #123/124.
Listed as Theodore Bailey; age 9 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Elliott Bailey.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1960); Page 146; WV Archives Web Site.
Theodore Gennings Bailey; age 31; born and living at Mohawk, WV; single; married on 24 Dec 1960 at Welch, WV;
Doris Justice; age 22; born and living at Paynesville, WV; single.
3. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Theodore Gennings Bailey (Feebie) 86, of Princeton, WV, formerly of Bull Creek, WV, passed away Sunday, October 4, 2015, in Princeton Community Hospital in Princeton, WV.

"Theodore was born July 20, 1929 in Mohawk, WV, a son of the late Elliot and Martha Jane Blankenship Bailey. He was a truck driver and retired from Norfolk and Southern Railroad. Theodore was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends and tending his garden each year. He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict; he had a great sense of humor and loved his country.

"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers, Craig Bailey, General Bailey and Amos (Pig) Bailey; and three sisters, Lulu Bailey, Birchie Bailey Hatfield, and Maxine Bailey Crockett.

"Survivors include his loving wife of 54 1/2 years, and great care giver, Doris Justice Bailey of the home; two daughters, Diane Bailey Taylor and husband JB of Princeton, WV, and Robin Bailey Caskey and husband Steve also of Princeton; one grandchild, Colton Caskey "the light of his life"; one brother, Charles Truman Bailey of Bull Creek, WV; Phyllis Bailey Hurley of Princeton, WV, and Shelvie "Jackie" Bailey Lockhart and husband Jason of Bull Creek, WV.

"Funeral services will be conducted Friday, October 9, 2015, at the Mt. Zion Old Regular Baptist Church in Bull Creek, where he was a member, with Elder Arthur Short, Elder Kermit Lester, Elder Fred Bailey, Elder Dallas Dotson, and Elder Charles Hunt officiating. Burial will follow in the Bailey Family Cemetery on the right hand fork of Bull Creek near Mohawk, WV, where military graveside rites will be conducted by American Legion Post #175 and the VFW Post #1144...."


Doris Justice

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1960); Page 146; WV Archives Web Site.
Theodore Gennings Bailey; age 31; born and living at Mohawk, WV; single; married on 24 Dec 1960
at Welch, WV; Doris Justice; age 22; born and living at Paynesville, WV; single.


Christian Snidow Peters

1. Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940; LDS Web Site.
Christian Peters; married on 6 Jul 1826 in Tazewell Co, VA Polly F. Bailey.
2. 1840 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); Divison alloted to Phillip ???; Page 256A; Image 17 of 22.
Free White Males, age 50 thru 59, 1; Free White Females, age 40 thru 49, 1; plus 8 childen under
20; total 10 people; no slaves.
3. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); 42nd District; taken on 22 Aug 1850; Page 178A; Image
61 of 97; Family #404/404.
LIsted as Christian Peters; age 61; farmer; born in VA; head of household.
4. 1860 Census, Merver Co, VA (now WV); John Carr District; Princeton PO; taken on 4 Aug 1860;
Page 42_?; Image 82 of 169; Family #549/519.
Listed as Christian Peters; age 76; born in VA; farmer; head of household.


Mary "Polly" Frances Bailey

1. Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940; LDS Web Site.
Christian Peters; married on 6 Jul 1826 in Tazewell Co, VA Polly F. Bailey.
2. 1840 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); Divison alloted to Phillip ???; Page 256A; Image 17 of 22.
Free White Males, age 50 thru 59, 1; Free White Females, age 40 thru 49, 1; plus 8 childen under
20; total 10 people; no slaves.
3. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); 42nd District; taken on 22 Aug 1850; Page 178A; Image
61 of 97; Family #404/404.
LIsted as Polly Peters; age 45; born in VA; in household of husband, Christian S. Peters.
4. 1860 Census, Merver Co, VA (now WV); John Carr District; Princeton PO; taken on 4 Aug 1860;
Page 42_?; Image 82 of 169; Family #549/519.
Listed as Mary F. Peters; age 55; born in VA; wife; in household of husband, Christian S. Peters.


Benton Peters

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); 42nd District; taken on 22 Aug 1850; Page 178A; Image
61 of 97; Family #404/404.
LIsted as Benton Peters; age 22; born in VA; laborer; in household of father, Christian S. Peters.


Clara Catherine Peters

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); 42nd District; taken on 22 Aug 1850; Page 178A; Image
61 of 97; Family #404/404.
LIsted as Clary Peters; age 18; born in VA; in household of father, Christian S. Peters.


Mary Ann Peters

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); 42nd District; taken on 22 Aug 1850; Page 178A; Image
61 of 97; Family #404/404.
LIsted as Mary Peters; age 15; born in VA; in household of father, Christian S. Peters.


Annielee Jane Peters

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); 42nd District; taken on 22 Aug 1850; Page 178A; Image
61 of 97; Family #404/404.
LIsted as Amcille Peters; age 12; born in VA; in household of father, Christian S. Peters.
2. 1860 Census, Merver Co, VA (now WV); John Carr District; Princeton PO; taken on 4 Aug 1860;
Page 42_?; Image 82 of 169; Family #549/519.
Listed as Angelin J. Peters; age 22; born in VA; domestic; in household of father, Christian S.
Peters.
3. 1860 Census, Raleigh Co, VA (now WV); Cove Creek; Coal River Marshes PO; taken on 19 Jul
1860; Page 967; Image 1 of 2; Family #381/352.
Listed as Jane Peters; age 22; born in VA; in household of brother-in-law, William H. Shumate.


Thaddeus B. Peters

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); 42nd District; taken on 22 Aug 1850; Page 178A; Image
61 of 97; Family #404/404.
LIsted as Thaddeus Peters; age 9; born in VA; in household of father, Christian S. Peters.
2. 1860 Census, Merver Co, VA (now WV); John Carr District; Princeton PO; taken on 4 Aug 1860;
Page 42_?; Image 82 of 169; Family #549/519.
Listed as Thaddeus B. Peters; age 20; born in VA; serving; in household of father, Christian S.
Peters.


Elijah C. Peters

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); 42nd District; taken on 22 Aug 1850; Page 178A; Image
61 of 97; Family #404/404.
LIsted as Elijah Peters; age 8; born in VA; in household of father, Christian S. Peters.
2. 1860 Census, Merver Co, VA (now WV); John Carr District; Princeton PO; taken on 4 Aug 1860;
Page 42_?; Image 82 of 169; Family #549/519.
Listed as Elijah C. Peters; age 18; born in VA; serving; in household of father, Christian S.
Peters.


Albany T. Peters

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); 42nd District; taken on 22 Aug 1850; Page 178A; Image
61 of 97; Family #404/404.
LIsted as Albany Peters; age 6; born in VA; in household of father, Christian S. Peters.
2. 1860 Census, Merver Co, VA (now WV); John Carr District; Princeton PO; taken on 4 Aug 1860;
Page 42_?; Image 82 of 169; Family #549/519.
Listed as Albany T. Peters; age 16; born in VA; serving; in household of father, Christian S.
Peters.


Isabelle F. Peters

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); 42nd District; taken on 22 Aug 1850; Page 178A; Image
61 of 97; Family #404/404.
LIsted as Isabel Peters; age 1; born in VA; in household of father, Christian S. Peters.
2. 1860 Census, Merver Co, VA (now WV); John Carr District; Princeton PO; taken on 4 Aug 1860;
Page 42_?; Image 82 of 169; Family #549/519.
Listed as Isabella F. Peters; age 11; born in VA; serving; in household of father, Christian S.
Peters.


Green Meadows Sweeney

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); taken on 27 Jul 1850; Page 157A; Image 19 of 97;
Family #116/116.
Listed as Green M. Sweeney; age 26; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
2. US Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Green M. Sweeney; Private; Company F, Virginia 151st Militia Infantry Regiment.
3. 1860 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); John T. Carr Division; Princeton OP; taken on 1 Sep
1860; Page 463; Image 125 of 169; Family #850/801.
Listed as Green M. Sweeney; age 37; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
4. 1870 Census, Buchanan Co, MO; Rush Township; Winthrope PO; taken on 26 Oct 1870; Page
390A; Image 10 of 41; Family #64/64.
Listed as Green Sweeney; age 46; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
5. 1880 Census, Wilson Co, KA; taken on 14 Jun 1880; Page 36A; Image 3 of 12; Family #144/144.
Listed as Green M. Sweeney; age 56; born in WV; married; farmer; head of household.
6. 1890 Washington Co, OR Veterans Schedule; Page 2.
Green M. Swinney; Daisy, Gales Creek Precinct
7. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Gales Creek Cemetery; Gales Creek, Washington Co, OR; sunmitted by
Lisa; 2 Sep 2008.
Green Meador Swinney; born 21 Jul 1923 at Flat Top, Mercer Co, WV; died 5 Feb 1895 at Gales
Creek, Washington Co, OR; buried here. (Headstone photo shows years only)


Louisa Charlotte Peters

1. 1860 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); John T. Carr Division; Princeton OP; taken on 1 Sep
1860; Page 463; Image 125 of 169; Family #850/801.
Listed as Louisa E. Sweeney; age 35; born in VA; wife; in household of husband, Green M.
Sweeney.
2. 1870 Census, Buchanan Co, MO; Rush Township; Winthrope PO; taken on 26 Oct 1870; Page
390A; Image 10 of 41; Family #64/64.
Listed as Liuisa Sweeney; age 45; born in VA; keeping house; in household of husband, Green M.
Sweeney.
3. 1880 Census, Wilson Co, KA; taken on 14 Jun 1880; Page 36A; Image 3 of 12; Family #144/144.
Listed as Louisa C. Sweeney; age 54; born in WV; married; keeping house; in household of
husband, Green M. Sweeney.


Vincent B. Sweeney

1. 1860 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); John T. Carr Division; Princeton OP; taken on 1 Sep
1860; Page 463; Image 125 of 169; Family #850/801.
Listed as Vincent B. Sweeney; age 7; born in VA; in household of father, Green M. Sweeney.
2. 1870 Census, Buchanan Co, MO; Rush Township; Winthrope PO; taken on 26 Oct 1870; Page
390A; Image 10 of 41; Family #64/64.
Listed as Vinson B. Sweeney; age 17; born in VA; common laborer; in household of father, Green
M. Sweeney.


Mary J. Sweeney

1. 1860 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); John T. Carr Division; Princeton OP; taken on 1 Sep
1860; Page 463; Image 125 of 169; Family #850/801.
Listed as Mary T. Sweeney; age 5; born in VA; in household of father, Green M. Sweeney.
2. 1870 Census, Buchanan Co, MO; Rush Township; Winthrope PO; taken on 26 Oct 1870; Page
390A; Image 10 of 41; Family #64/64.
Listed as Mary J. Sweeney; age 15; born in VA; in household of father, Green M. Sweeney.
3. 1880 Census, Wilson Co, KA; taken on 14 Jun 1880; Page 36A; Image 3 of 12; Family #144/144.
Listed as Mary J. Sweeney; age 25; born in VA; daughter; at home; in household of father,
Green M. Sweeney.


William P. Sweeney

1. 1860 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); John T. Carr Division; Princeton OP; taken on 1 Sep
1860; Page 463; Image 125 of 169; Family #850/801.
Listed as William P. Sweeney; age 1; born in VA; in household of father, Green M. Sweeney.
2. 1870 Census, Buchanan Co, MO; Rush Township; Winthrope PO; taken on 26 Oct 1870; Page
390A; Image 10 of 41; Family #64/64.
Listed as William P. Sweeney; age 11; born in VA; in household of father, Green M. Sweeney.
3. 1880 Census, Wilson Co, KA; taken on 14 Jun 1880; Page 36A; Image 3 of 12; Family #144/144.
Listed as William P. Sweeney; age 21; born in VA; son; farmer; in household of father,
Green M. Sweeney.


Albinia V. Sweeney

1. 1870 Census, Buchanan Co, MO; Rush Township; Winthrope PO; taken on 26 Oct 1870; Page
390A; Image 10 of 41; Family #64/64.
Listed as Albinia V. Sweeney; age 9; born in VA; in household of father, Green M. Sweeney.


Susannah C. Sweeney

1. 1870 Census, Buchanan Co, MO; Rush Township; Winthrope PO; taken on 26 Oct 1870; Page
390A; Image 10 of 41; Family #64/64.
Listed as Susannah C. Sweeney; age 7; born in VA; in household of father, Green M. Sweeney.
2. 1880 Census, Wilson Co, KA; taken on 14 Jun 1880; Page 36A; Image 3 of 12; Family #144/144.
Listed as Susana C. Sweeney; age 16; born in VA; daughter; at home; in household of father,
Green M. Sweeney.


James S. Sweeney

1. 1860 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); John T. Carr Division; Princeton OP; taken on 1 Sep
1860; Page 463; Image 125 of 169; Family #850/801.
Listed as James L. Sweeney; age 3; born in VA; in household of father, Green M. Sweeney.
2. 1870 Census, Buchanan Co, MO; Rush Township; Winthrope PO; taken on 26 Oct 1870; Page
390A; Image 10 of 41; Family #64/64.
Listed as James L. Sweeney; age 13; born in VA; in household of father, Green M. Sweeney.
3. 1880 Census, Wilson Co, KA; taken on 14 Jun 1880; Page 36A; Image 3 of 12; Family #144/144.
Listed as James L. Sweeney; age 23; born in VA; married; son; farmer; in household of father,
Green M. Sweeney, with wife.


Louisa C.

1. 1880 Census, Wilson Co, KA; taken on 14 Jun 1880; Page 36A; Image 3 of 12; Family #144/144.
Listed as Louisa C. Sweeney; age 24; born in MO; married; daughter-inlaw; in household of
father-in-law, Green M. Sweeney, with husband.


Green Meadows Sweeney

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); taken on 27 Jul 1850; Page 157A; Image 19 of 97;
Family #116/116.
Listed as Green M. Sweeney; age 26; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
2. US Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Green M. Sweeney; Private; Company F, Virginia 151st Militia Infantry Regiment.
3. 1860 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); John T. Carr Division; Princeton OP; taken on 1 Sep
1860; Page 463; Image 125 of 169; Family #850/801.
Listed as Green M. Sweeney; age 37; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
4. 1870 Census, Buchanan Co, MO; Rush Township; Winthrope PO; taken on 26 Oct 1870; Page
390A; Image 10 of 41; Family #64/64.
Listed as Green Sweeney; age 46; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
5. 1880 Census, Wilson Co, KA; taken on 14 Jun 1880; Page 36A; Image 3 of 12; Family #144/144.
Listed as Green M. Sweeney; age 56; born in WV; married; farmer; head of household.
6. 1890 Washington Co, OR Veterans Schedule; Page 2.
Green M. Swinney; Daisy, Gales Creek Precinct
7. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Gales Creek Cemetery; Gales Creek, Washington Co, OR; sunmitted by
Lisa; 2 Sep 2008.
Green Meador Swinney; born 21 Jul 1923 at Flat Top, Mercer Co, WV; died 5 Feb 1895 at Gales
Creek, Washington Co, OR; buried here. (Headstone photo shows years only)


Lydia

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); taken on 27 Jul 1850; Page 157A; Image 19 of 97;
Family #116/116.
Listed as Lydia Sweeney; age 26; born in VA; in household of husband, Green M. Sweeney.


Adaline Sweeney

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); taken on 27 Jul 1850; Page 157A; Image 19 of 97;
Family #116/116.
Listed as Adaline Sweeney; age 6; born in VA; in household of father, Green M. Sweeney.


Nancy J. Sweeney

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); taken on 27 Jul 1850; Page 157A; Image 19 of 97;
Family #116/116.
Listed as Nancy J. Sweeney; age 3; born in VA; in household of father, Green M. Sweeney.


Elizabeth C. Sweeney

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); taken on 27 Jul 1850; Page 157A; Image 19 of 97;
Family #116/116.
Listed as Elizabeth Sweeney; age 1; born in VA; in household of father, Green M. Sweeney.
1. 1860 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); John T. Carr Division; Princeton OP; taken on 1 Sep
1860; Page 463; Image 125 of 169; Family #850/801.
Listed as Elizabeth C. Sweeney; age 12; born in VA; in household of father, Green M. Sweeney.


William Henderson Shumate

1. Mercer Co VA (now WV); Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1855); Page 2; Line #37; WV Archives Web
Site.
William H. Shumate; age 21 yrs, 4 mons; born in Giles Co, VA; single; farmer; living in Mercer Co,
VA; son of Parkison and R. Shumate; married on 19 Sep 1855 in Mercer Co, VA; Fidella Peters;
age 26; born and living in Mercer Co, VA; single; daughter of Chris and Mary Peters.
2. 1860 Census, Raleigh Co, VA (now WV); Cove Creek; Coal River Marshes PO; taken on 19 Jul
1860; Page 967; Image 1 of 2; Family #381/352.
Listed as Henderson Shumate; age 26; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
3. 1870 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Traphill District; Marshfork PO; taken on 16 Aug 1870; Page 401B;
Image 11 of 13; Family #416/76.
Listed as William H. Shumate; age 38; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
4. 1880 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Trap Hill District; taken on 19 Jun 1880; Page 199D; Image 12 of
20; Family #105/114.
Listed as William H. Shumate; age 46; born in VA; married; farmer; head of household.
5. 1900 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Trap Hill District; taken on 6 Jun 1900; Page 310A; Image 7 of 29;
Family #56/56.
Listed as Henderson Shumate; age 66; born in May 1834 in VA; married 45 yrs; farmer; head of
household.


Fidelia Elizabeth Peters

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV); 42nd District; taken on 22 Aug 1850; Page 178A;
Image 61 of 97; Family #404/404.
Listed as Fidelia Peters; age 21; born in VA; in household of father, Christian S. Peters.
2. Mercer Co VA (now WV); Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1855); Page 2; Line #37; WV Archives Web
Site.
William H. Shumate; age 21 yrs, 4 mons; born in Giles Co, VA; single; farmer; living in Mercer Co,
VA; son of Parkison and R. Shumate; married on 19 Sep 1855 in Mercer Co, VA; Fidella Peters;
age 26; born and living in Mercer Co, VA; single; daughter of Chris and Mary Peters.
3. 1860 Census, Raleigh Co, VA (now WV); Cove Creek; Coal River Marshes PO; taken on 19 Jul
1860; Page 967; Image 1 of 2; Family #381/352.
Listed as Fedella E. Shumate; age 30; born in VA; matron; in household of husband, William H.
Shumate.
4. 1870 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Traphill District; Marshfork PO; taken on 16 Aug 1870; Page 401B;
Image 11 of 13; Family #416/76.
Listed as Phidelia Shumate; age 39; born in VA; keeping house; in household of husband, William
H. Shumate.
5. 1880 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Trap Hill District; taken on 19 Jun 1880; Page 199D; Image 12 of
20; Family #105/114.
Listed as Fidelia E. Shumate; age 50; born in WV; wife; keeping house; in household of husband,
William H. Shumate.
6. 1900 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Trap Hill District; taken on 6 Jun 1900; Page 310A; Image 7 of 29;
Family #56/56.
Listed as Elizabeth Shumate; age 68; born in Dec 1831 in WV; married 45 yrs; 10 children, 8
living; in household of husband, William H. Shumate.
7. Raleigh Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1902); Page 81; Line 66; WV Archives Web Site.
Fidella E. Shumate; age 70; born about 1831; married; daughter of Christian and Mary Peters;
died 14 Aug 1902 at Marshes of unknown causes; reported by husband, Willaim H. Shumate.


George W. Shumate

1. 1860 Census, Raleigh Co, VA (now WV); Cove Creek; Coal River Marshes PO; taken on 19 Jul
1860; Page 967; Image 1 of 2; Family #381/352.
Listed as George W. Shumate; age 3; born in VA; in household of father.
2. 1870 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Traphill District; Marshfork PO; taken on 16 Aug 1870; Page 401B;
Image 11 of 13; Family #416/76.
Listed as George W. Shumate; age 14; born in VA; in household of father.
3. Raleigh Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1902); Page 81; Line 65; WV Archives Web Site.
George W. Shumate; age 45 yrs, 11 mons, 5 days; born 16 Jun 1856; married; son of William H.
and Fidella E. Shumate; died 21 May 1902 at Marshes, WV; from accidental self inflicted gunshot;
reported by wife, C. M. Shumate.


Rhoda Virginia Shumate

1. 1860 Census, Raleigh Co, VA (now WV); Cove Creek; Coal River Marshes PO; taken on 19 Jul
1860; Page 967; Image 1 of 2; Family #381/352.
Listed as Virginia E. Shumate; age 2 mons; born in VA; in household of father.
2. 1870 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Traphill District; Marshfork PO; taken on 16 Aug 1870; Page 401B;
Image 11 of 13; Family #416/76.
Listed as Virginia Shumate; age 10; born in VA; in household of father, William H. Shumate.
3. 1880 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Trap Hill District; taken on 19 Jun 1880; Page 199D; Image 12 of
20; Family #105/114.
Listed as Rhoda V. Shumate; age 20; born in WV; daughter; in household of father, William H.
Shumate.


William P. Shumate

1. 1870 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Traphill District; Marshfork PO; taken on 16 Aug 1870; Page 401B;
Image 11 of 13; Family #416/76.
Listed as William Shumate; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, William H. Shumate.
2. 1880 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Trap Hill District; taken on 19 Jun 1880; Page 199D; Image 12 of
20; Family #105/114.
Listed as William P. Shumate; age 15; born in WV; son, farm laborer; in household of father, William
H. Shumate.


Harriett E. Shumate

1. 1870 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Traphill District; Marshfork PO; taken on 16 Aug 1870; Page 401B;
Image 11 of 13; Family #416/76.
Listed as Hariret Shumate; age 4; born in WV; in household of father.
2. 1880 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Trap Hill District; taken on 19 Jun 1880; Page 199D; Image 12 of
20; Family #105/114.
Listed as Harriette E. Shumate; age 12; born in WV; daughter; in household of father, William
H. Shumate.


James C. Shumate

1. 1870 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Traphill District; Marshfork PO; taken on 16 Aug 1870; Page 401B;
Image 11 of 13; Family #416/76.
Listed as James C. Shumate; age 6 mons; born in WV; in household of father, William M. Shumate.
2. 1880 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Trap Hill District; taken on 19 Jun 1880; Page 199D; Image 12 of
20; Family #105/114.
Listed as James C. Shumate; age 10; born in WV; son; in household of father, William H. Shumate.


Rhoda M. Shumate

1. 1880 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Trap Hill District; taken on 19 Jun 1880; Page 199D; Image 12 of
20; Family #105/114.
Listed as Rhoda M. Shumate; age 8; born in WV; daughter; in household of father, William H.
Shumate.


Lilly B. Shumate

1. 1880 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Trap Hill District; taken on 19 Jun 1880; Page 199D; Image 12 of
20; Family #105/114.
Listed as Lilly B. Shumate; age 6; born in WV; daughter; in household of father, William H.
Shumate.


Harvey M. Shumate

1. 1880 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Trap Hill District; taken on 19 Jun 1880; Page 199D; Image 12 of
20; Family #105/114.
Listed as Harvey M. Shumate; age 3; born in WV; son; in household of father, William H. Shumate.